Addressing the on Wednesday, U.S. Vice President Joe Biden expressed optimism about the future of Iraq but said the attacks against faith groups, including Iraqi Christians, were among security challenges in the country.The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom has called on the U.S. government to "redouble its efforts" on protecting the religious rights and safety of Iraqi Christians.Earlier this week, the independent federal group issued a statement calling on the government to use the Security Council meeting to highlight the plight of Christians and other small religious minorities in Iraq.Responding to Biden's comments made Wednesday, Elizabeth K. Cassidy, USCIRF Deputy Director for Policy and Research, told ,"We were pleased that he mentioned that issue in his statement although it was a fairly general statement,"
Friday, December 17, 2010
Biden Condemns Attacks on Iraqi Christians at UN Meeting
The President stil has not said anything on the persecution of Christians - WHY?
But he reacts immediatly when Muslims bomb other Muslims - WHY??
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